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Glazed steatite scarab: E.24.1920

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Glazed steatite scarab

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Description

Glazed steatite scarab inscribed with the title seal bearer of the King of Lower Egypt, Overseer of the treasury, and the name Hor. The scarab is pierced vertically through the centre.

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.02 m

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920) by Thompson, H., Sir

Materials used in production

Steatite

Techniques used in production

Carved
Glazed

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.24.1920
Primary reference Number: 51868
Oldadmincategory: SC
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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